Inflation will stretch RBA expectations

The market will interpret today’s strong inflation print as a signal the Reserve Bank's easing cycle is over. That view is overly optimistic.

Headline CPI rose by more than expected in the September quarter but with considerable fiscal and monetary uncertainty in the US, a tentative recovery in Europe and the rebalancing of the Australian economy, the risks to the economy remain firmly to the downside. Expect the Reserve Bank to wait and see before making another decision.

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